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GM to patent shape-shifting car designs

GM imagines real Transformers with shape-shifting car design patents

In director Michael Bay's version of the "Transformers" franchise, the world of Decepticons and Autobots is heavily populated by General Motors products. Bumblebee used to be an old Volkswagen Beetle, but now it's a late-model Camaro. As reported by GM Inside News, GM has filed for patent...

May 17, 2018 by
 
2020 Chevrolet Corvette (C8) spy shots - Image via S. Baldauf/SB-Medien

C8 Corvette spied, Mustang GT Performance Pack 2 tested, BMW iNext teased: Car News Headlines

For years we've heard rumors of the mid-engine C8 Chevrolet Corvette, but proof such a car exists has come via spy shots of prototypes. The latest tester is wearing the least... read more May 17, 2018 by


 
2020 Chevrolet Corvette (C8) spy shots - Image via S. Baldauf/SB-Medien

2020 Chevrolet Corvette (C8) spy shots and video

A prototype for what's almost certain to be a mid-engine Chevrolet Corvette has been spotted, and the latest tester is wearing the least camouflage gear we've seen yet. The... read more May 17, 2018 by


 
2019 BMW M2 Competition

2019 BMW M2 Competition priced from $58,900

Roundel fans, rejoice. While BMW is busy focusing on bringing more SUVs and electric cars to the market, the M division still wants more performance options. By hook or by... read more May 17, 2018 by


 
Felipe Massa Formula E announcement on May 15, 2018

Felipe Massa to drive for Venturi in Formula E

He only stepped down from Formula 1 last November but Brazilian racing driver Felipe Massa is already ready to jump back behind the wheel, only this time in the Formula E... read more May 17, 2018 by


 
Teaser for BMW iNext debuting in 2021

BMW teases iNext tech flagship, says concept coming in 2018

BMW has dropped multiple hints over the past couple of years about a new technological flagship code-named the iNext, and at its annual general meeting held in Munich on... read more May 17, 2018 by


 
2019 Porsche 718 Cayman GT4 spy shots - Image via S. Baldauf/SB-Medien

2019 Porsche 718 Cayman GT4 spy shots

Porsche’s 718 Boxster and Cayman have just received the GTS treatment. But the German sports car marque is already working on the next rung up the ladder, the new 718... read more May 17, 2018 by


 
2019 Ford Everest

Meet the 2019 Ford Everest: the other Ranger-based SUV

Ford is developing a new Bronco SUV around its tough T6 body-on-frame platform found underneath the 2019 Ranger mid-size pickup truck. But what many readers may not know is... read more May 17, 2018 by


 
Tesla sets world record towing Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner

Tesla Model X sets world record towing a Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner

Tesla has set a new Guinness World Record. One of the automaker's Model X crossover SUVs towed a Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner for 987 feet to become the heaviest tow by a... read more May 16, 2018 by


 
Michelin Tweel is available for use on UTVs

The Michelin Tweel airless tire is now available for UTVs

The Tweel (a portmanteau of tire and wheel) has been a concept in the tire industry for some time now. If you're not familiar with that term, it refers to an airless tire... read more May 16, 2018 by


 
2017 Ford GT for sale at Mecum Auctions

Flouting possible legal agreement, somehow there's a new Ford GT heading to auction

Ford has been very particular about who can and cannot purchase a second-generation Ford GT, and how long owners must hang onto the car before it trades hands. Such... read more May 16, 2018 by


 
Audi Q8 sketch teaser

Audi teases Q8 and associated miniseries

Feast your eyes on the Audi Q8's rear end via a teaser sketch the German luxury brand provided Monday. Along with the fresh teaser image, Audi also announced a Q8 miniseries... read more May 16, 2018 by


 
2018 Tesla Model S

Heading abroad: Tesla takes steps to form Chinese operations

Following news China will scrap limited ownership rules for foreign automakers by 2022, Tesla has taken the first steps to form its independent Chinese operation. The Wall... read more May 16, 2018 by


 
2019 Land Rover Range Rover SV Coupe undergoes final testing at the Nürburgring

Land Rover Range Rover SV Coupe hits the 'Ring

Land Rover is bringing out an extra-exclusive coupe version of its popular Range Rover SUV. The vehicle, priced from a staggering $295,000 and limited to just 999 units... read more May 16, 2018 by


 
2019 Bentley Continental GT, Austria 2018

2019 Bentley Continental GT first drive review: the stuff of dreams

The day begins in a Sequin Blue 2019 Bentley Continental GT at the exclusive Kitzbuhel Country Club in the Tyrolean region of Austria. Set against verdant rolling hills and... read more May 16, 2018 by


 
2019 Borgward BX6

Borgward BX6, Bentley Continental GTC, Hyundai Kona N: Today's Car News

Germany's Borgward has unveiled the third model since its revival earlier this decade, the BX6 coupe-like crossover. The vehicle is positioned as an alternative to the BMW X4... read more May 16, 2018 by


 
2018 Hyundai Kona

Hyundai N mulls hot Kona SUV

A hot version of the Kona SUV will eventuate, if the boss of Hyundai's new N performance division has his way. In an interview with Auto Express published Wednesday, Hyundai... read more May 16, 2018 by


 
2019 Porsche 718 Cayman GT4 Clubsport race car spy shots

2019 Porsche 718 Cayman GT4 Clubsport race car storms Monza

Porsche motorsport engineers headed to Italy's Monza circuit in late April to conduct early tests of several race cars coming for 2019. Among them was the racing version of... read more May 16, 2018 by


 
Bloodhound SSC conducts first public test - October 26, 2017

Bloodhound SSC land speed record attempt pushed back to late 2019

Originally scheduled for October 2017, the Bloodhound SSC’s attempt on setting a new land speed record has been pushed back until the fourth quarter of 2019, the team... read more May 16, 2018 by


 
2019 Bentley Continental GT Convertible spy shots - Image via S. Baldauf/SB-Medien

2019 Bentley Continental GT Convertible spy shots

Bentley revealed its redesigned Continental GT at the 2017 Frankfurt auto show and today we have new photos of a prototype for the open-top version, the redesigned... read more May 16, 2018 by


 
2019 Borgward BX6

Borgward joins coupe-like crossover craze with BX6

Historic German brand Borgward has unveiled its third model since its revival in 2015, the BX6 coupe-like crossover SUV. Borgward first showed a concept of the BX6 in 2016... read more May 16, 2018 by


 
 

 
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